Advanced Software Engineer - Remote

Hearst Communications, Inc.

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Indianapolis, IN
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Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

In Some Jobs You Take Orders. In This One, You Write History. 

Join the healthcare information technology team that’s turning drug and medical device data into knowledge used by thousands of hospitals; the majority of U.S. health plans, retail pharmacies, and pharmacy benefit managers; and millions of healthcare decision makers throughout the world. Partnering with our information system developer and healthcare institution customers, you’ll help evolve leading-edge thinking into reality and make a measurable difference in improving human health. 

We’re looking for people who are: Intelligent. Productive. Committed. Willing and able to go above and beyond. Passionate about making a difference. Innovative. Energized. And want to play an essential role in a successful company’s continued growth.

Are you ready for this exciting challenge? 



Primary Responsibilities:

• Be part of a development team using modern development languages, Relational and NoSQL databases. 

• Participate in the development of healthcare/business related applications. 

• Work with Product Owners and teams to drive features and specifications, architecture design, implementation, and other software development responsibilities. 

• Develop and maintain technical documentation. 

• Provides technical mentoring and knowledge sharing to Software Engineers. 

• Serves as a go-to person for technical questions, as well as researches issues related to customer support issues and assists Software Engineers with troubleshooting. 

• Thorough understanding of Object Oriented Programming Principles and design patterns. 

Required Skills: 

• Excellent analytical, programming, and communication skills. 

• Broad knowledge of technologies including, but not limited to: Oracle PL/SQL, HTML, CSS, XML, JSON, Java, JavaScript, JQuery. 

• Able to thrive in a fast-paced, client-focused, changing environment. 

• Able to work independently, and be self-directed. 

• Communicates effectively with all levels of the organization. 

Required Experience: 

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field highly preferred. 

• 5+ years of professional software development experience with good knowledge of Software Development Methodologies and processes. 

• Advanced experience in .NET application development using ASP.NET and C# or advanced experience in other languages such as java, ruby, go, etc. 

• Advanced experience in SQL queries and stored procedures. 

• Experience in AWS/Azure preferred. 

• Experience in a LINUX environment preferred. 

• Experience in Health Care Industry would be a plus.


About FDB:

FDB is the leading provider of drug and medical device knowledge that helps healthcare professionals make precise decisions. With thousands of customers worldwide, FDB enables our information system developer partners to deliver valuable, useful, and differentiated solutions. We offer more than three decades of experience in transforming medical knowledge into actionable, targeted, and effective solutions that help improve patient safety, operational efficiency, and healthcare outcomes. For a complete look at our solutions and services, please visit or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.

We value Integrity, Respect, Responsibility, Teamwork, and Creativity. FDB was recently named as Best Places to Work in Healthcare 2021. Additionally, our offices in South San Francisco and Indianapolis have been awarded with Top Workplaces honors by The Bay Area News Group and the Indy Star, respectively, with honors awarded to our Indianapolis office starting in 2016 to 2021 (the Top Workplaces honors are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey by a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement). FDB offers competitive salaries and extensive benefits – including medical, dental, vision, long term disability, life insurance, and matching 401k.


We are an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate in hiring on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please visit EEO is the LawEEO is the Law Supplement,  Pay Transparency, and FDB EEO/AA Statement.